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Math Toolkit 2.11.0

Nikhar Agrawal

Anton Bikineev

Paul A. Bristow

Hubert Holin

Marco Guazzone

Christopher Kormanyos

Bruno Lalande

John Maddock

Jeremy W. Murphy

Matthew Pulver

Johan Råde

Benjamin Sobotta

Gautam Sewani

Nicholas Thompson

Thijs van den Berg

Daryle Walker

Xiaogang Zhang

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Table of Contents

1. Overview
2. Floating Point Utilities
3. Specified-width floating-point typedefs
4. Mathematical Constants
5. Statistical Distributions and Functions
6. Statistics
7. Vector Functionals - Norms
8. Special Functions
9. TR1 and C99 external "C" Functions
10. Root Finding & Minimization Algorithms
11. Polynomials and Rational Functions
12. Interpolation
13. Quadrature and Differentiation
14. Complex Number Functions
15. Quaternions
16. Octonions
17. Integer Utilities (Greatest Common Divisor and Least Common Multiple)
18. Internal Details: Series, Rationals and Continued Fractions, Testing, and Development Tools
19. Use with User-Defined Floating-Point Types - Boost.Multiprecision and others
20. Policies: Controlling Precision, Error Handling etc
21. Performance
22. Backgrounders
23. Library Status
24. Indexes

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